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Pattnaik creates sand art with ‘Good Luck’ msg for final match of FIFA World Cup
Odisha | Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand art with 'Good Luck' message for the final match of FIFA Worl… https://t.co/qg2pDVkaUv
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“India is proud of our athletes. Delighted that we have won the T-20 World Cup for the Blind. Congratulations to our team and best wishes to them for their future endeavours,”
– tweeted PM Narendra Modi
Pathaan controversy: Police complaint filed over Deepika’s saffron attire in ‘Besharam Rang’ song
A complaint has been submitted to Sakinaka Police over the saffron attire of actress Deepika Padukone in ‘Besharam Rang’ song of Pathaan movie. The complainant has demanded to register FIR against film’s producer,director,actor and actress. Police have yet to register an FIR.
PM Modi to inaugurate various key initiatives worth over Rs 4,350 cr in Tripura
Preparations are being done ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visit to Agartala tomorrow . PM Modi will inaugurate, dedicate and lay the foundation stone of various key initiatives worth over Rs 4,350 crores.
UP Minister Sanjay Singh Gangwar released on bail
UP Minister Sanjay Singh Gangwar released on bail soon after MP/MLA Special Court in Pilibhit convicted him in two cases of model code of conduct violation registered against him and sentenced him to 3 months of imprisonment (in each case) and fine of Rs 2,000 (in each case).
India clinches T20 World Cup for the Blind for the third time in a row; beats Bangladesh by 120 runs in Bengaluru to lift the trophy
SIA seizes properties worth Rs 100 cr of banned Jamat-e-Islami in J&K
State Investigation Agency (SIA) today seized various properties worth hundreds of crores rupees of banned Jamat-e-Islami located in Baramulla, Bandipora, Ganderbal and Kupwara districts in Jammu and Kashmir
ATS to file charge sheet against five PFI member
Special court in Mumbai granted 30-day extension to Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) to file charge sheet in connection with arrest of five members of now-banned PFI for alleged unlawful activities and waging war against country.
Mohali Police gets two days police remand of gangster Lawrence Bishnoi
Mohali Police got two days police remand of gangster Lawrence Bishnoi in connection with a case of criminally intimidating and threatening an owner of a hotel.
FIFA rejects Zelensky request to deliver a message of world peace
World Cup organiser FIFA has rejected a request from Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky to deliver a message of world peace ahead of the tournament’s final in Qatar on Sunday, CNN reported.
BJP from time to time comes up with Pakistan, color, and other such strategies to hide their failures.
– SP chief Akhilesh Yadav on statement of Pakistan’s Foreign Minister, Bilawal Bhutto
GST Council Meet Update: GST meet doubles monetary threshold for launching prosecution
The GST Council led by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has approved increasing the monetary threshold for launching prosecution on GST offences from Rs 1 cr to Rs 2 cr. It has also okayed decriminalising 3 types of offences.
BJP holds nationwide protests against Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto’s personal attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi
A minor registers rape complaint against massage parlour staff
A minor from Sirohi, Rajasthan registered a complaint that she was raped when she went for a massage. The police conducted the probe and arrested the accused. During the medical test, it was revealed that the accused is a woman, not man. The accused person was arrested on charges of kidnapping and presented in the court and sent to judicial custody, informed Maya Pandit, SHO, Sirohi, Rajasthan.
Delhi Police’s special cell busts an interstate drug syndicate
Delhi Police’s special cell busted an interstate drug syndicate and arrested two members of an interstate drug syndicate involved in smuggling contraband drugs for the last eight years. Over two Lakh tablets of ‘Tramadol’ & over 2 Lakh tablets of ‘Alprazolam’ drugs, 150 bottles of codeine were recovered worth approx Rs 15 cr in the international market were recovered.
25th Eastern Zonal Council meeting Update:
Union Home Minister Amit Shah urged the CMs of the states to showcase the cultural diversity and tourist places of their states to the world during various G-20 related events which will be held in their states during the next one year. Union HM said Left Wing Extremism or Naxalism has almost ended in Eastern region of the country & efforts should be made to sustain this decisive dominance over it. It should not re-emerge in these states & these states should develop at par with other parts of the country.
Gurugram: Man orders liquor online, gets duped of nearly Rs 2 lakh; case registered
BJP is unable to fight us in the state and hence they are using ED, IT, says CM Bhupesh Baghel
- Our govt is taking decisions in favour of common people including farmers, tribals and students.
- BJP could not do it in the last 15 years but we’ve done it in 4 years.
- They are sending ED, IT, DRI but people understand that this is a conspiracy to defame us.
- We are also against corruption but if you act with wrong intention then we will not support it.
Thailand’s king, queen test positive for COVID-19
Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn Phra Vajiraklaochaoyuhua and Queen Suthida Bajrasudhabimalalakshana have tested positive for Covid-19, the Bureau of the Royal Household announced. The king and queen were experiencing mild symptoms from the infection, and they are in relatively good health, reports Xinhua news agency. Doctors have advised the couple to refrain from royal duties for a period of time, according to a statement issued by the Bureau of the Royal Household.
India move closer to victory, reduce Bangladesh to 272/6 in second innings on Day 4 of first Test.
UP BJP MLA Rajeshwar Singh urges Union government to bring legislation that mandates compulsory physical fitness period in schools that will help to combat rising cases of obesity and diabetes among children
If India wants, Agni missiles can now strike targets beyond 7,000 kms
Nirmala Sitharaman chairs 48th GST Council meeting; no tax increase on any item
#INDvBAN 1st Test, day 4
Bangladesh (150 and 272/6) at stumps, need 241 more runs to win against India (404 and 258/2d).
Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has deployed one team each in the six different valleys of Uttarakhand to act as the first responder in case of any disaster or contingency: ITBP Additional Director General Manoj Singh Rawat
No need to wait till 2025 to elect Tejashwi Yadav as CM: Prashant Kishore
In their alliance RJD has biggest share, Nitish Kumar should make him CM. This will give Tejashwi a chance to work for 3yrs &public will have the opportunity to vote on the basis of his performance.
Recent reforms helped Indian economy exit ‘Fragile 5’ to become ‘Fabulous 5’: Rajnath Singh
GST Council recommends decriminalising 3 offences, including tampering of evidence
4 people namely Ram Anmol Thakur, Arsad, Gulbahar Ali, Shruthi were arrested over providing fake visas to people, on the pretext of giving jobs abroad, Rs 80,000 to 1 Lakh were extorted from many. Currently, they have an office in Connaught Place: Jitendra Meena, DCP, EOW
hree injured people were brought to Rajawadi Hospital, one of whom, identified as Qurshi Dedhia, was declared brought dead: BMC
Mumbai Fire Service
One person died after a fire broke out in Juno’s Pizza restaurant near Parekh Hospital in Mumbai’s Ghatkopar area.
Fire breaks out in an Air filter company near Bhima Koregaon area of Shirur town in Pune
Six fire tenders have reached the spot. Two workers were injured: Pune Fire Department.
T20 World Cup finals
India wins the third T20 World Cup finals for the blind against Bangladesh.
Bangladesh Air Force was born on Indian soil: Bangladesh Air Force Chief
Union Home Minister Amit Shah holds talks on infiltration, transborder smuggling and other issues at 25th Eastern Zonal Council meet in Kolkata
Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren, Bihar Dy CM Tejashwi Yadav and Odisha minister Pradeep Amat in attendance.
22 people have been admitted to Parakh Hospital after a fire broke out in Juno’s Pizza restaurant located in the nearby Vishwas building: Mumbai Fire Service
Air raid alert announced across all of Ukraine
GST decisions -Decriminalising certain offences incl obstructing any officer from discharging his duties, threshold limit of tax amount for launching prosecution in any criminal offence under GST laws raised from Rs 1 cr to 2 cr for all offences except fake invoices: Revenue Secy
Delhi LG VK Saxena has approved the appointment of three Additional Deputy Commissioners/Joint Assessor & Collector (ADC/Joint A&C) and 19 Administrative Officers/Assistant Assessor & Collectors (AO/AA&C), in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD)
The council clarified that vehicle SUVs with an engine capacity exceeding 1,500 cc and length exceeding 4,000 mm with a ground clearance of 170 mm or above will attract a 22% compensation cess.
GST Council agrees to decriminalise certain offences; threshold of launching prosecution doubled to Rs 2 cr: Revenue Secretary Sanjay Malhotra
Tax rate on husk of pulses reduced to nil from 5 per cent, says Revenue Secretary after GST Council meeting
GST council decided a concessional GST of 5% for blending ethanol, from earlier 18%
The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council has decided to increase the monetary threshold for launching prosecution for some GST offences
Fire breaks out in Mumbai’s Parekh Hospital, Ghatkopar
Eight fire tenders have reached the spot. Further details awaited.
BJP is getting nervous about Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra: HP CM Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu
Our soldiers were harmed and if Rahul Gandhi said so, this is not an anti-national statement. This was told by a person whose family members have sacrificed their lives for the country.
HC directs Delhi govt to fill pending vacancies in jails in 6 months
NCP Chief Sharad Pawar addresses a MVA rally
NCP Chief Sharad Pawar while addressing a MVA rally against Maha GOvernor Bhagat Singh Koshyari’s comments- We are sending a message to the centre that today we have come here democratically and peacefully however if the centre does not remove the Governor even after this, then the state could erupt in anger.
Japan will strongly oppose China’s growing attempts to unilaterally change status quo by force, demand it to not conduct such activities, and respond in a calm and resolute manner: National Security Strategy of Japan
The people of Maharashtra will not tolerate anything said against Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, Dr Savitribai Phule and other great personalities. Our message to the Shinde govt is that they shouldn’t try to change the history of the state
– NCP leader Dilip Walse Patil
Union Home Minister Amit Shah meets West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee during the 25th meeting of the Eastern Zonal Council, in Howrah.
Mumbai: MVA allies take out ‘Halla Bol’ protest march against Maha govt
The opposition Maha Vikas Aghadi’s (MVA) ‘Halla Bol’ protest march against the Eknath Shinde-led Maharashtra government over various issues began here on Saturday. The foot march, which began from a company near J J Hospital at Byculla around noon, will conclude at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) in south Mumbai. The protest has been organised to target the Eknath Shinde-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in the state on issues including the “insult” of Maratha warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and social reformers Mahatma Jyotiba Phule and Savitribai Phule by Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and others through their remarks; the Maharashtra-Karnataka border dispute and projects from the state being shifted elsewhere. The MVA protest is being seen as an attempt to rally the allies after the Uddhav Thackeray-led alliance government was toppled in June this year. Leaders and workers of the Shiv Sena (Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray), Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and Congress had started gathering near the J J Hospital since morning. When the march started around noon, they were seen carrying banners, placards and images of Shivaji Maharaj and the Phules.
Elon Musk restores Twitter accounts of journalists after suspensions draw backlash
Elon Musk reinstated the Twitter accounts of several journalists that were suspended for a day over a controversy on publishing public data about the billionaire’s plane. The reinstatements came after the unprecedented suspensions evoked stinging criticism from government officials, advocacy groups and journalism organizations from several parts of the globe on Friday, with some saying the microblogging platform was jeopardizing press freedom. A Twitter poll that Musk conducted later also showed that a majority of the respondents wanted the accounts restored immediately. “The people have spoken. Accounts who doxxed my location will have their suspension lifted now,” Musk said in a tweet on Saturday.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s comments belittle India, break morale of our armed forces: BJP.
Mumbai to witness Oppn MVA’s march against Eknath Shinde govt and ruling BJP’s counter-protest
Mumbai on Saturday will witness the opposition Maha Vikas Aghadi’s (MVA) ‘Halla Bol’ protest march against the Eknath Shinde government in Maharashtra over various issues, as well as a counter-protest by the ruling ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). About 2,500 police personnel will be on the streets to ensure that no untoward incident takes place, officials said. The MVA allies Shiv Sena (Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray), Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and Congress would be taking out the ‘morcha’ (protest march) against the “injustice’ meted out to Maharashtra, “insults” of the state’s icons like Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and Mahatma Jyotiba Phule, and “atrocities’ against Marathi-speakers in border areas of Karnataka as well as industrial projects being taken out of the state, the leaders of these parties have said.
BJP says Congress should expel Rahul Gandhi from party for his remark that Chinese are beating up Indian soldiers in Arunachal Pradesh.
SC dismisses Bilkis Bano’s plea seeking review of its earlier order
The Supreme Court has dismissed a plea filed by Bilkis Bano, seeking a review of its earlier order by which it had asked the Gujarat government to consider the petitions for remission of sentences of 11 convicts in the gang-rape case. Bano was gang-raped and seven members of her family were killed during the 2002 Gujarat riots. According to procedures, review pleas against apex court judgments are decided in chambers by circulation by the judges who were part of the judgment under review. The review plea came up for in-chamber consideration on December 13 before a bench of justices Ajay Rastogi and Vikram Nath.
We are working towards creating a separate division for integrative medicine in all medical colleges and hospitals. To encourage research, we are opening the doors of institutions for all: Union Health Minister Dr Mansukh Mandaviya in Telangana.
Mehrauli murder case: Aaftab Poonawala informs court he had signed vakalatnama but was not aware bail plea would be filed on his behalf.
Elon Musk says will restore suspended Twitter accounts of journalists
Elon Musk said late Friday he would reinstate the Twitter accounts of several journalists that were suspended after he accused them of endangering his family. “The people have spoken. Accounts who doxxed my location will have their suspension lifted now,” the Twitter owner tweeted. Musk carried out a Twitter poll asking whether he should restore the suspended accounts now or in a week’s time. Nearly 59 percent of the 3.69 million who took part said he should restore the accounts now.